BUSKING: A First for the Welshpool Transort Festival

A super line up of 19 or more musicians and groups will be creating an exciting musical atmosphere around the town for visitors to Welshpool Transport Festival.  Throughout the 2 days of this event the streets from Raven Square Railway Station to the Town Wharf will be buzzing with all genres of music and styles from Solo performers, Duos, small groups, up to North Powys Youth Band 25 of them!

All the performers, Buskers and Stewards coming from Wales and Shropshire, are giving their time and musical knowhow for free and all money raised by “Music for the Monty” will be going towards  the planned restoration of  the beautiful Montgomery Canal.


Catch Buskers at the following  Spots  :

  1. At The Welshpool Canal Wharf
  2. Opposite The Welshpool Canal Wharf
  3. Outside the Town Hall Main doors on the High Street
  4. Tesco Supermarket Foyer
  5. Raven Square The Llayfilan Railway
  6. Church Street Car Park

Not only that but, ‘Golden Guitars’  and ‘Riffels’  Music Shops will both be presenting Music Related Activities during Saturday.

Local Music Schools :  Nialll Evans Music,  Powys Angel Voices School, North Powys Youth Band will be taking part, and performing  at various Busking Spots.


Hello from Welshpool Town council